Monday, June 2, 2014

2014 Season Opener: June 7th & 11th

It's finally here! The 2014 season of the Indiana County Farmers' Market starts THIS SATURDAY, June 7 at 9 AM in the S&T parking lot located on 8th and Church Streets!  This season is promising to be exciting, eventful, community-oriented, and fun for the entire family and all your friends!  We have six new vendors this season, ranging from farmers, soap makers, and bakers, and four new tents devoted to diversifying the market by making it a destination each week!

****Please Remember, our Wednesday market has relocated to the parking lot across from the Kovalchick Complex along Wayne Avenue and starts Wednesday, June 11th from 3:30-5:30*****

Vendors for our opening days (Saturday 7th and Wednesday 11th):
3 Ponds Farm
Country Bread Barn
Eagle Run Farm
Eight Maples Farm 
Flinn's Treasure Tree Nursery
GG Soap and Bath Products (starting Wednesday)
Home Made Ice Cream (Wednesday only)
Jeffery Stauffer
Laney Produce
Milk and Honey Bake Shoppe (Saturday only)
Natalie's Goodies
Peterson Produce
Yarnick's Farm 
*note, not all of our vendors are listed as some will come later in the season once their crops are ready, check out the Vendor page to see our complete list*

Here's what you can expect in our tents for the first Saturday:

Welcome/Kid's Tent you will find some educational handouts, recipe cards, finger painting for kids and adults (we are going to have our customers use their hands to make our table cloth for the Kid's table!!), and the YMCA will be there providing fun, physical activities for our children customers!
Ashely Bouton
Community Tent, which has been donated by Downtown Indiana, will feature The Center for Community Growth, advertising for their upcoming and final film of their season!
Artisan Tent, which has been donated by the Center for Community Growth, will feature Ashely Bouton, an Indiana native and IUP Master of Arts student, who's work focuses on expressive and abstract paintings.
Musician Tent, which has been donated by The Downtown Theater, will feature theater manager himself, Sean Howard!

Remember to check out the Calendar of Events page to see who will be coming each week to our tents, and to check out our Vendor page to read a bio on our old and new vendors!

If you wish to receive our weekly newsletter, which is sent out at the beginning of each week to remind you of the upcoming market, list our events for that week, and includes recipes and farm/environment related articles, please send us an email at telling us to add you to our mailing list!  Thanks, and looking forward to seeing YOU at the market!!!!!!

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